We did a shout out on facebook for a new cover photo – what we got back was over 180 photos of firefighting across the country. There was so much amazing content captured in the photos sent in, we decided to make a video!
It was a historic moment for the Tasmania Fire Service as the first all-female career firefighting crew responded out of Hobart Fire Station
A drill to enable firefighters to gain experience and confidence using a small cache of power cutting and entry tools using old roller doors.
Latrobe Fire Station in Tasmania show off their great custom Cleveland Lay setup. They are running dual Cleveland lays on their appliance, with custom made shoulder straps. In addition to those custom straps, they had custom bags designed and made to use for structural firefighting.
In what has been dubbed the “Great Tasmanian Doughnut Heist of 2019”, Hobart firies have done the unthinkable. They successfully made entry in Hobart Police Station, located a box of Doughnuts and literally did a runner!
Career and volunteer firefighter Rob Boost was doing the job he loved, fighting fires in Tasmania’s South West National Park in February 2016, when he was struck on the helmet by a falling branch.